Pelosi's spokesman, Nadeam Elshami, pushed back against recent news reports that Speaker Pelosi was going to drop the deal that she had made with the Blue Dog Democrats not to have the public option be pegged to Medicare plus rates in order to be competitive. ... [ ] ... Seems like the steel in Speaker Pelosi's backbone only lasted for all of a few seconds before it collapsed. Democrats--they're always happy to disappoint you the next day.Gulling the blogosphere once again must give her the feeling of power, for a few seconds at least. And think of all that good press. And we all know that our 'liberal' media never accuses one of flip flopping when the flop is toward the Thugs.